Tendayi Darikwa is a Zimbabwean born international footballer based in the United Kingdom who plays for Burnley Football Club.

Tendayi Darikwa
Tendayi Darikwa, Zimbabwean Footballer
Tendayi Darikwa
Born December 13, 1991
Nottingham, UK
Residence United Kingdom
Nationality Zimbabwean
Citizenship United Kindom
Occupation Footballer
Employer Burnley Football Club



Darikwa was born on the 13 of December in 1991 in Nottingham.[1]


Darikwa joined Chesterfield on a scholarship when he was 16 after having left school. He signed his first professional deal in 2010 for Barrow whilst he was on a loan. In 2013, he signed for a new 3 year deal with Chesterfield.[2] Darikwa played as a midfielder for a UK based club called Chesterfield Football Club before joining Burnley Football Club in 2015.[3]


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Darikwa was in December 2013 voted Football League Young Player of the Month. Darikwa's performance caught the attention of top English Clubs such as Manchester United and at one point David Moyes was interested in signing the player.[4]

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  2. 2.0 2.1 P. Fletcher, Football League Friday: Talking about Tendayi Darikwa,BBC Sport, published:13 Jul 2013,retrieved:25 Jun 2015"
  3. Tendayi Darikwa: Full-back joins Burnley from Chesterfield, British Broadcasting Corporation, Published: July 30, 2015, Retrieved: July 31, 2015
  4. , Tendayi Darikwa: future Zimbabwe star?,New Zimbabwe, published:24 Jan 2013,retrieved:25 Jun 2015"